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Sep 21, 2012 7:00am PDT
continue south in los angeles placed onpermanent displays at the california science center. a crowd gathered by moffett field even though the flight is hours away. they say this is a once in a lifetime opportunity. if fact, one man drove from virginia to be here. >> it's a very meaningful dayp there will be a lot people that will never forget this. and, i will be one of them. >> reporter: there will be speeches, displays and a count down to the flyover which should happen sometime between 9:45 and 10 a.m. live at moffettfield, ann rubenktvu channel # news. >> besides -- 2 news. >> besides moffett field there are other places to see it. a charge crowd is expected when it flies over the golden gate and the ch abc ot sighs sense and explore toreium in san francisco and lawrence hall of sighence in berkeley. weather could prevent parts the bay area from getting a clear shot of the shuttle. >> yeah. let's go to steve who knows all about it what do you think? >> for most it will be all right. there's a little fog forming. it's just kind of that pattern. but for most locations it will be a
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Sep 9, 2012 7:00am PDT
california science center in los angeles. it will piggyback a modified 747 from florida to california. it's scheduled to leave on september 17 and will make low flyovers at cities including san francisco on its way to southern california. >>> many california towns are struggling but one is booming. bakersfield hasn't received the best reputation among people living in the state but according to a new report, unlike many cities, bakersfield is adding jobs and more people to its population and attracting more companies. according to state employment numbers, curran county has 5600 jobs from matching its peak employment number reached back in 2007. >>> california's economic comeback is slow but stud steady. our state is outperformed the national economy. the bay area is california's strongest regional economy with growth at or above 2% in each metro area. strong gain in vallejo/fairfield should continue throughout the year. >>> sunnyvale officials said apple bought more than 1 million square feet of new office space to make room for its expansion. the new space could accommodate up to 5,000 em
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Sep 3, 2012 7:00am PDT
. in nearby west los angeles, police say there were no phone calls. >>> time 7:32. >>> an around the clock vigil continues at a hospital where one of their own is being treated after having a heart attack on the job. frank ryan is in critical but stable condition. he collapsed on thursday fighting a fire at saint patrick cathedral. the firefighters taking turns, taking meals to his family as they maintain a vigil at the regional medical center of san jose. they've also started collecting money to help the family with expenses. >> sleep overnight just waiting for word that if there's any change and, of course, hopeful that it will be good news. >> ryan is a veteran of the san jose firearm. his family members said he's showing signs of improvement. they're optimistic he will pull through. >>> it is 7:33. protesters plan to gather for a march and rally this morning outside the chevron refinery. they want company executives to be prosecuted for last month's fire claiming they put workers and the community at risk. the march is being held by united public workers for action. starts at 10
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Sep 23, 2012 7:00am PDT
move out. two of the 23 new fall dramas are shot in los angeles. now states like new york are battling for bragging rights for new entertainment hub. >>> television's bests are recognized tonight at 64th annual prime time emmy awards. fox tv stars up for an emmy include new girl actress zoe dechanel and her co-star. so you think you dance is up for best reality competition program. mad men has a chance to break a record by winning its fifth best drama award. >>> disney plans to make changes to the causeland attraction at its california adventure park for the second time since the area opened in june. disney officials say padding will be added to backs of seats. because guests have complained it's uncomfortable. three visitors have reported injuries or medical problems to a state agency after going on that ride. they include a 28-year-old woman who says she got whip lash and a nine-year-old girl who says she chipped her teeth. >>> may still be september but disneyland is celebrating halloween. the haunted carnival at big thunder ranch jambery opened on friday. visitors can watch pumpkin
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Sep 25, 2012 7:00am PDT
announced drivers could get a half charge in about 30 minutes in gilroy, folsom, harris ranch, los angeles. it only works for the model f. >>> time now 8:25. no matter what you're driving, can you help the folks on 280? >> trying to. you have to give yourself a little extra time. the only good news i can say is we don't have any mayor crashes. 101, the same thing goes. just looking at the lest here. slow traffic also on 280. 880 is backed up from 238 into freemont. bay bridge toll plaza is backed up as well. >> reporter: we will have a little bit warmer temps. maybe later in the week, maybe. the system that came in yesterday, some cooler air. temperatures starting to once off those morning lows, but still upper 50s and 40s. just a slight warm up. thick morning fog. mainly coast around the bay. forecasted highs will be anywhere from 60s to near 90 degrees. if you are by the coast, where is the sun. inland, it is getting warmer. inland temps will jump up on thursday. right now, unless something really changes everything points toward warmer weather, even along the coast. dave. >> ste
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Sep 30, 2012 7:00am PDT
stop at a los angeles high school. he will city in nevada before traveling to ohio on thursday. mitt romney is spending the weekend cramming for the debate. some political analysts say he needs a strong showing and they show him losing ground to the president in various battleground states. university of denver is preparing to host the debate. it will focus on the debate and be hosted by jim lehreresidents. >> they will have two more presidential debates on the 16th and two #. can you watch them live right here and coverage of wednesday night's debate begins at 6:00. >> a new survey shows it as mathematical dead heat in highway. 49% for president obama and 45%. the gap is is within the poll's margin of error and 2% of likely voter it is say they are still undecided. while the election is on tuesday. some voters have already cast their ballots. they offer some form of early voting. iowa began next week and then tuesday. volunteers from the obama and romney camps are looking for the early votes. it is an important strategy. it allows the party to bank votes more than a day. >> vi
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Sep 13, 2012 7:00am PDT
who has an address in the los angeles area. one of the actresses in the film is also speaking out this morning. she claims the filmmaker lied to her and that the inflammatory language was dubbed in after the filming. >> never mention of mohammed. and muslims or anything like that in the film. i was just playing the role of a mother. i have the actual script. >> actors say the filmmaker identified himself as an american eyes really but according to the associated press. he is a christian who sympathized with the treatment of christians in foreign countries. he was convicted on federal bank charges two years ago. >>> time now is 9:18. there is a this in hayward to see where crimes have happened in the neighborhood. they say the website is updated 24 hours after a police report is filed. the stats go back six months. they can get daily alert -- alerts. >> it is 15 crimes and including six car thefts, two burglaries. two robberies and an assault. >> 8:19. the superior court up held an ordinance to ban plastic bags at the city's retail stores. testimony clears the way to begin enforcin
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Sep 15, 2012 7:00am PDT
arab world is being questioned by law enforcement. the los angeles county sheriff's department says the man was not arrested and went in voluntarily for questioning. he has a prior conviction on bank fraud charges. authorities are looking into his role in producing the video may have violated terms of his probation. four americans died in attack on u.s. consulate in libya shortly after the video was posted, including ambassador chris stevens. >>> eight people were arrested and six officers injured in protests against the antimuslim film in sydney, australia. witnesses say up to 500 people marched in the streets before getting into a confrontation with police in front of the u.s. consulate. police used pepper spray and tear gas to break up protests. >>> two people died and at least 40 people were hurt when protesters stormed the u.s. embassy in tunisia. the embassy was not staffed at the time of the attack. >>> antiamerican protests have now spread to about 20 countries, from the middle east and north africa all the way to australia. you are looking at a map right now of where the de
FOX
Sep 16, 2012 7:00am PDT
violent protests may have gone into hiding. he was interviewed by the los angeles county sheriff's department yesterday. after the interview he decided not to return home. federal investigators are trying to determine whether he, who was convicted of bank fraud, violated his terms of probation. if so, a judge could order him back to jail. >> an 18-year-old chicago man do in court tomorrow but used a train to set up a car bomb. federal prosecutors say they began monitoring a dell dog after he posted material online about a violent jihad and about killing americans. after the post he unknowingly began working with undercover agents to plan the bombing. they provided him with a big bomb and he was arrested friday night after trying to detonate it. they've are say they were surprised to hear about the arrests. >> so many years together. >> an online post he wrote that he would not be happy if he only killed five or 10 people. neighbors say the family is from egypt, but he's a u.s. citizen. he's now facing multiple charges including to attempt to use a weapon of mass distraction. if fou
FOX
Sep 7, 2012 7:00am PDT
. geological survey it's the second time this week a small earthquake has rattled the los angeles area. los angeles fire department say there's no immediate report of any damage. there was a 3.2 magnitude quake monday earlier this week. >>> new this morning, several earthquakes in china have killed dozens of people. look at the pictures. now 64 people are reported dead more than 7 15 were hurt. and more than 20,000 homes have been damaged. that's according to chinese official new agency. and there were four earthquakes all of the southwestern part of china. the magnitude range from 4.8 to 5.6. >>> 7:33. a u.c. berkely students has been arrested for sexual battery at a campus dorm. the daily cal reports it happened august 30th at putnam hall. police say an intoxicated 18- year-old man grabbed a woman against her will. he also allegedly pinned a second woman against a wall and kissed her and groped her. the man was moved to a different dorm while police investigate. >>> a gas station robbery caught on tape in colfax and police say a man and woman got three teens to help them rob the gas
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Sep 19, 2012 7:00am PDT
the officers involved are facing charges in thomas's death. >>> los angeles area chef is on trial. he's accused of killing his wife and -- david told police he stuffed her body in a drum of boiling water and cooked it for four days. his taped confession was played in court. he was in a wheelchair after jumping off a cliff when he found out he was a suspect. >>> changes are coming to a bus plan for el camino real. cities from sunnyvale to palo alto don't like a plan to close one lane in each direction to cars and make them for express bust only, but san jose, and santa clara back the plan. >>> aging school buses could be creating pollution problems for the bay area. according to the bay citizen, tens of thousands of school children are riding buses that could be harmful to their health. this is pause unlike other states, california does not require bus owners to take pusses off the road -- buses off the road after a certainly number of years. california has some of the oldest buses in the nation. >>> new discovery by a harvard professor raising questions this morning about whether
FOX
Sep 11, 2012 7:00am PDT
from boston to los angeles. and that's janet napolitano. homeland security secretary, walking there. the north tower burned for 102 minutes before collapsing. the south tower collapsed ten minutes earlier. as we mentioned, victims' family members are continuing to read names of the nearly 3,000 people killed on september 11th. it's also interesting seeing the homeland security there. for first time, no politicians are speaking there at the event. it looks like michael bloomberg there walking around family members and loved ones. this morning -- it's interesting. only about 500 people are gathered there in grounds this morning. not the thousands. a lot of people say the five- year anniversary was a final milestone and at this point it's time to move on and just be able to have a more private moment of reflection for the family members of the victims lost. >>> now, earlier this morning, president obama and michelle obama observed a moment of silence. they paused at 5:46 our time. that's the time the hijackers crashed the first plane into the world trade center. the president and first
FOX
Sep 22, 2012 7:00am PDT
. mid to upper 50s outside your door. >>> a crewmember on the los angeles set of a new disney movie has died. the 48-year-old man reportedly suffered a heart attack while preparing a tank for an underwater shooting scene in the remake of the lone ranger. he was pronounced dead at the hospital. the accident did not take place while cameras were rolling. >>> tiger at the bronx zoo could be back in its exhibit as early as today after mauling a man. the 25-year-old man deliberately jumped 17 feet into the exhibit from an elevated monorail yesterday. the 11-year-old siberian tiger bit the man several times. emergency personnel used a fire extinguisher to get the animal away from him. officials are still trying to figure out why the man jumped. he is listed in critical condition. >>> knots berry farm is shutting down all six of its wind seeker ride. on wednesday, 20 people were stranded on the ride. they were left dangling 300 feet in the air for four hours, until they were finally lowered down. the company is now doing an internal review of why the ride shut down. >>> witnesses rush to h
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Sep 14, 2012 7:00am PDT
to a leak of a tube there. that released some releases of radiation. the plant is between los angeles and san diego. it serves southern orange county and san diego county. >>> we want to go back to alison burns in our washington, d.c. bureau with more on an alarming report suggesting that the u.s. may have known ahead of time about the attack in libya. allison? >> reporter: david petraeus is briefing members of the intelligence committee here. so far, he's made no comments to the press. "the independent" is reporting that u.s. officials knew 48 hours in advance of the libya attack that american diplomats overseas could be targeted and did nothing about it. four americans, including ambassador, chris stevens, were killed in the strike on the u.s. consulate in benghazi. "the independent" reports that there were orders to. >> to -- orders to go on high alert even though they that -- they knew there was a possibility of this. >> we knew for several months that things in ben ga zip were not going -- benghazi were not going well, so it's unfortunate the folks were able to breaks through the way
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Sep 20, 2012 7:00am PDT
california science center in down ton los angeles. it's scheduled to land today after flying over tucson, arizona. very special of why it's going there. it's in honor of former congresswoman gabrielle giffords. her husband flew the last mission on endeavor. he made the request and they granted it. endeavor is due to fly over the california state capital early tomorrow morning before flowing low on the -- flying low over the golden gate bridge. the final flight is marking the end of the 30 years space shuttle program. >> that's really cool. >> it is . >>> let's check in with sal. what's happening in oakland? new problem there? >> that's right. there's a new problem on interstate 880 in oakland. there's a car that's blocking the left lane. you can see chp on the southbound side is now coming in because it is causing a hazard to south bound drivers. southbound is slowing down as well because this car that got into a crash is only the center divider and partially on that guardrail. this is effecting both sides of the freeway. the northbound direction, as you can plainly see, the southbound d
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Sep 4, 2012 7:00am PDT
possibility of a thunderstorm. i will talk more about that -- coming up. >>> and how the los angeles fire is affecting thousands people visiting the area. >>> plus -- who berkeley police are cracking down on and why it could cost you a lot of money if you're caught. ♪ 100% greek. 100% mmm... ♪ oh wow, that is mmm... ♪ in fact it's so mmm you might not believe it's a hundred calories. well ok then, new yoplait greek 100. it is so good. ♪ with colgate optic white toothpaste. it whitens over 2 shades more than a leading whitening toothpaste. so with colgate optic white, all you need to look fabulous is your smile. colgate optic white. whiter teeth in 1 week. >>> sheriff deputies are looking for suspects in a homicide right near hayward. it happened last night outside apartments at 482 bartlett. that's where janine de la vega is. >> reporter: within the last five minutes, a bun everyone of sheriff -- bunch of sheriff deputies cars just pulled up to do more investigating around apartment number 3. now, the woman who lives there, i just spoke to her and she tell piece the victim is the bes
FOX
Sep 5, 2012 7:00am PDT
. they were looked -- booked to fly first class on a flight from new jersey to los angeles. hen they were ready to board, they were told their son was a light risk and could not board. the mother has recorded it. >> why are you singling me out? >> i'm not. >> why are you leeing that family and that family and that family go on with children. >> american airlines says the boy was running around and they were later booked to fly coach on another airline and they said they will sue american airlines. >>> an alameda county couple accepted a lee deal after being accused this one of the largest fraud cases in history. prosecutors say this woman did not reveal she was married or that her husband had a job with the sheriff's job when she applied for payments and food stamps. the couple of received $180,000 in assistance over the course of nine years. >>> the bridges are not looking good right now. traffic moving into san francisco once you get past those metering lights. big wait at the toll plaza. san -- san mateo bridge traffic is flowing nicely. 8:26. here's steve. >>> anywhere from 101 -
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Sep 17, 2012 7:00am PDT
hippo hypocrisy. we expect to hear more about this today. romney campaigns in los angeles. alison burns, ktvu channel 2 news. >> all right. thank you. >>> well, mitt romney is promising he's gonna fix the troubled u.s. immigration system in a speech in front of the chamber of commerce of los angeles. he said if elected, he will make a priority and also said that president obama has not delivered on his promise of meaningful immigration reform. >>> we have new video of damage from anti-japanese protests. ransacked protests damaged plants. both china and japan claim ownership of the island. >> it's in everybody's interest for japan and china to maintain good relations and to find a way to avoid further escalation. >> chinese demonstrators also marched outside the japanese embassy in beijing. the islands at the center of the dispute are in popular fishing waters. they are also believed to be rich in oil resources. whoever owns the -- owns the islands will get the rights to the fish and china. china has military ships patrolling the island. >>> a 17-day tour begins today where this wo
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Sep 29, 2012 7:00am PDT
hasn't publicized it. >>> los angeles want process football back. the l.a. city council has unanimously approved a plan to build a 72,000 seat stadium in downtown los angeles. price tag, 1.2 billion. now, while unions are in favor because of the jobs it would create, stadium opponents are concerned about traffic, air quality and noise. it's still unclear if the city wants a current n.f.l. team like the raiders or an expansion team. the rams move from l.a. to st. louis 17 years ago. >>> well, work getting under way on the bart track today in the east bay could affect your commute. >> and he showed up at an anti- violence rally with a bat. dallas braden goes to anger management classes. >> afternoon highs sowed soar to record high -- could soar to record highs. hot weather on the day. what you can expect this weekend, coming up. >>> local dog owners are marching against republican presidential nominee mitt romney. they are holding an event to protest romney's treatment of his dog seamus. they say the dog was subjected to near hurricane force winds on the top of the car. today'
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Sep 28, 2012 7:00am PDT
the entire southern california air -- area here on the west side of los angeles to downtown l.a. >> the 405, the busiest freeway in the country and this is the stretch between the 101 and the 10 freeway and both of them pretty much two and three when it comes to the busiest freeways. there are contingency plans in place. i can tell you mass transit they have more trains and buses running. because all of this area is gonna be shut down, the firefighters have increased their staffing as well. one of these things they have stressed out here is -- a year ago, there were people who did some shenanigans out here. they are having dinner out here, having picnics, and doing a bunch of pranks. the chp are gonna be patrolling and they say they don't want people out here on the freeway. they say it's sim mr.ply too dangerous. dave and tori? >> thank you, dave. >>> 7:36. let's see how traffic is moving this morning. slow spots out there? >> we got word of an ice cream truck blocking the lanes and we hear three lanes are blocked. we're trying to get confirmation on that. i can kind of move th
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Sep 8, 2012 7:00am PDT
north of los angeles, but people are being advised to stay away for another weekend. the fire forced closures over the labor day weekend and right now it is 78% contained. the fire has burned nearly 4200 acres. twelve firefighters have suffered minor injuries. >>> walking out to the car this morning, definitely crisp out there. almost feels that someone flipped a switch and said fall, here we go. >> feeling like it, right? >> yeah. >> the nights are a little longer, mornings a little cooler. slipping into the 40s for north bay valley locations. most of us in the 50s. mostly clear skies over most of the region, although just a few fingers of fog drifting across the bay, into the east bay. oakland, hayward reporting partly to mostly cloudy skies. but beautiful look at the sunrise there. we will be mostly clear. today, a near repeat of what we felt yesterday. hopefully you enjoyed your yesterday and the weather a lot like what we felt. 15 miles per hour right now at sfo, 18 in fairfield. the onshore breeze was a little stronger through fairfield early this morning, has backed off just a
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Sep 18, 2012 7:00am PDT
florida. it's perched on the back of a 747 that will take it to los angeles, its final destination. if the weather cooperates, the flight path calls for the jet to fly 1500 feet above nasa aims in mountain view friday where much of the shuttle program's early research was conducted. >>> what's moving the stock markets on this tuesday morning, also what's happening to apple stock. it closed just pennies below $700. getting to the bottom of topless photos. the french court has just ruled today over the scandalous pictures of the duchess of cambridge. [ female announcer ] this is the story of eves. [ eves ] years ago, i hurt my shoulder drag racing. that's when i decided to take it easy, so i took up hang gliding. [ female announcer ] a grandpa who refuses to grow up. [ eves ] the pain was bad, but the thought of not being a hang glider pilot was worse. [ female announcer ] that's when eves turned to sutter health's palo alto medical foundation. [ eves ] the doctors that i dealt with, they got it, that this old guy wanted to return as a hang glider pilot. they got me flying again. [ femal
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Sep 1, 2012 7:00am PDT
national convention in charlotte, north carolina. los angeles mayor and convention chair antonio viera will pound the gavel to kick off the proceedings tuesday morning. it will be held mostly inside where the chore lat bobcats -- charlotte bobcats play basketball. on the final night president obama will deliver his acceptance speech, the home of the carolina panthers. >>> charlotte expects 35,000 visitors and delegates and among those are groups from the bay area, including a delegation of 26 local sikhs. they say this one will be different than the one in denver in 2008 when candidate barack obama was seen as a force of change. >> four years ago he was a new candidate out and it was -- it was something fresh to it but i still think that people are excited. they just have to be reminded of what he's done. >> after the convention, some local delegates will travel to battleground states to campaign for president obama. our coverage of the democrats begins tomorrow. we'll have live reports from chore lot -- charlotte. >>> astronaut neil armstrong has been laid to rest in ohio. ten former
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Sep 2, 2012 7:00am PDT
head. david died in los angeles yesterday of complications from a stroke. he was 91 years old. >>> for california lawmakers have approved highway memorials for two san diego teenagers who were murdered after being kidnapped and sexually assaulted. a bridge over lake hodges will be named after 17-year-old chelsea king. the teenager went missing during a run back in february of 2010. a portion of the highway near the san diego zoo safari park will also be named after amber dubois. dubois went missing in february, 2009, but her remains were not found until march of 2010. john gardner was found guilty of killing king. he also questioned to killing dubois. >>> the fremont united school district is trying something new this year. they are working to prevent teen dating abuse. the school board voted to proclaim next february dating violence awareness month. according to the contracosta time, fremont is one of four school districts in california to officially say teen dating violence is a major issue. now, according to the national statistics, 10% of high school students have been hit or abuse
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Sep 27, 2012 7:00am PDT
attendant. officers say the confrontation did not get physical. >>> the los angeles area is bracing for another round of major road closures. some call it carmageddon starting tomorrow night, a ten- mile stretch of the 405 will be shut down so crews can move the remainder of the mull holland bridge. -- mu holholland bridge -- mulholland bridge. >>> sal, it's getting slower out there. >> right now, here in the bay area, we have our own slow traffic. it's not quite to the epic levels of the san diego freeway. but, you know, it is a little bit slow on 880 northbound or southbound as you drive to hayward or oakland. but it is moderately heavy. >>> metering lights are on. no problems on the actual bridge getting into san francisco. we keep looking at the peninsula. there is a lot of fog and also some slow traffic. the fog is deep in the area of the peninsula. make sure not to use the high beams. you can see the traffic maps, we got a lot of slow traffic there. let's go to steve. >>> already sunny for, sunny for others. 50s, s. look at that fog. high pressure is building in. it's building --
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Sep 6, 2012 7:00am PDT
los angeles. the rain is coming from what is left of a tropical storm. the fire out there covers more than 4,000 acres. the firefighters hope to have it contained this time next week. >> evacuation warning is in effect for two northern california wildfires. they are about 4 miles apart along highway 16 in colusa county. this is the area of cortina rancher row may have to evacuate. they said it is only 10% contained. 3500 acres have burned so far. >>> smoke and haze from the two fires are prompting air quality advisories in lake and colusa county today. they could range from unhealthy to hazardous depending on the wind. at ktvu.com, we posted more fires. look for the slide shows tab on the front page. all right team now. 7:24. another accident. >> 2-car crash. possibly a head on and ultimate pass road and ambulance is on the way. it appears that the lanes there are blocked. now in the south bay. at the 280 slit. you can see traffic towards santa clara. and 880 near the oakland coliseum. if we look at that camera. it is a little sluggish and at the bay bridge toll plaza. still gridlocke
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Sep 12, 2012 7:00am PDT
this country, an hour-long car chase through downtown los angeles ended with a shootout between police and the carjacking suspect. it start -- it started after the suspect in a white honda crashed into a car yesterday evening. police shot and wounded that man but he's expected to survive. no police were hurt. but several bullets hit a patrol car. >>> 8:15. happening now -- the reno air races start today and qualifying is actually underway. this comes one year after the crash of a vintage plane killed ten spectators and the pilot determined the crash was caused by loose screws. now, the ntsb has put new safety measures in place to avoid a similar incident. brian hick ski live in reno with more on those new regulations. >> reporter: good morning. many were surprised -- you can see some planes out there. qualifying and practicing this morning out there on the race course. the planes go by us right now. you can see some of them out there reeling out on the course. but out here on the finish-line -- there they go. you get a few of -- you get a view of them. there was obviously no dou
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